The Ferrers School is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and energetic individual to join the Cover Team. The successful candidate will have creativity and the ability to motivate students. The role of Cover Supervisor is integral to the smooth operation of the school and the enhanced opportunities we give to our students.
The successful candidate will provide cover across the curriculum in the short-term absence of teaching staff to supervise classes, keeping students on task and generally assisting them to undertake set activities in line with the school policies and procedures.
This is an exciting time to be joining the the school. We have secured improving outcomes over the last 3 years which were validated in our recent Ofsted report (July 2021) where The Ferrers School was found to be 'Good' in all areas. These five areas are: ‘The Quality of Education’, ‘Behaviour and Attitudes’, ‘Personal Development’, ‘Leadership and Management’, and ‘Sixth Form Provision’.
The Ferrers School is part of the successful Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust, a group of primary, secondary and special schools. Many of the schools in the trust are growing and there is a need to develop capacity, expertise and excellence in our staff body.
The Ferrers, like CMAT, is also driven by our ability to adapt to the changing educational landscape led by determined staff who bring our community alive with their enthusiastic personalities, unshakeable work ethic and their commitment to delivering exceptional learning experiences for our children. What makes The Ferrers School, and the Trust different is that we know how to nurture and bring out the very best in our talented staff.
What we can offer you:
• a philosophy of 100% achievement and inclusion
• a commitment to extending the boundaries of learning enabling all young people to become well- rounded individuals
• a purposeful and caring learning environment, where every individual is known, valued and supported
• motivated and engaged students, and ambitious, dedicated and professional staff
“Leaders and governors have established a positive school culture. Their clear vision has united staff. Leaders have ensured that all staff receive high-quality professional development. Staff say that they strongly value these opportunities”. Ofsted report July 2021
How to apply
Should you wish to join us, please complete the application form and submit a supporting statement. We would highly recommend a visit to the school.
We reserve the right to close the advert early if a suitable candidate is found. Early applications are encouraged.
Please contact Alison Davies to make an appointment on 01933 313411.
Closing date for applications is Friday 10th December at 9.00am
Interview date: Wednesday 15th December 2021
The postholder has an implicit duty to promote the welfare and safeguarding of all children and young people. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All staff will be subject to an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
The Ferrers School is a mainstream secondary academy for children aged 11-18. It is situated in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire, and there are just under 1,000 pupils on its roll.
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